NU Online News Service, July 21, 2003, 10:23 a.m. EDT – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is working with two private, nonprofit groups to hold a national conference in New Orleans from July 29 to July 30 on implementing the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act regulations.

The other sponsors are the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange, Reston, Va., and the Society for Human Resources Management, Alexandria, Va.

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